Redact-It Vs SmartFile (May 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 08, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Redact-It or SmartFile?

SmartFile is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Redact-It, SmartFile is rated higher (92/100) than Redact-It (90/100).

Looking for the right Document Management solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Informative Graphics Corporation compares with SmartFile ?

Informative Graphics Corporation: Since its inception in 1990, Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC) has been a leading provider of viewing and collaboration software, helping companies share electronic content across the extended enterprise. Since then, we have expanded our offering to address the increased need for content security by pioneering the concept of persistent doc...

SmartFile : Headquartered in Indianapolis, SmartFile is made up of a team of tech enthusiasts that are passionate about innovation and customer experience. Two serial entrepreneurs, John Hurley and Ben Timby, founded SmartFile in 2009. Their idea was to create a simple web-based FTP product, and in the fall of that year, SmartFile was released for public co...

Who's more expensive? Redact-It or SmartFile?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Document Management software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Redact-It and SmartFile.

Redact-It price starts at $295 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 Redact-It is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Document Management software. SmartFile price starts at $10 per user/month , when comparing SmartFile to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Document Management software cost.

Bottom line:SmartFile is more expensive than Redact-It.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Redact-It Vs. SmartFile based on some of the most important and required Document Management features. Redact-It: We are still working to collect the list of features for Redact-It. SmartFile: We are still working to collect the list of features for SmartFile.

Target customer size

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and a variety of types. The software is a viable solution for businesses of all sizes.

Redact-It

ITQlick rating
(3.9/5)

starts at $295 per license

Redact-It is document management software which serves as redacting and information management systems for PDF and TIFF documents solution for companies of all types and sizes. Its key features to monitor new j...

Categories: Document Capture & Image Processing, Document Management.

SmartFile

ITQlick rating
(4.9/5)

starts at $10 per user/month

SmartFile is a file sharing and FTP hosting solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as file archiving and retention, compliance management, indexing, searching, and others. The sof...

Categories: Document Management, File Sharing.

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Redact-It: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

SmartFile: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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Redact-It
ITQlick rating
3.9/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3.2/10
License pricing
$295 per license
Functionality
3
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SmartFile
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
6.4/10
License pricing
$10 per user/month
Functionality
3
Box
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
2/10
License pricing
$5 per user/month
Functionality
26
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Scan123
ITQlick rating
4.2/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
$349 per month
Functionality
3
iAnnotate
ITQlick rating
3.2/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
5.2/10
License pricing
$10 per license
Functionality
3
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.